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re: What homerun hires have been made in basketball the last decade? - whodatigahbait
Brad Stevens at Butler has to be the best, right?...
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Grand Cayman Fishing - whodatigahbait
Have a trip for the week of the 4th of July booked, and thinking about chartering a guide. Has anyone ever fished while in Grand Cayman? Any good? What to expect? TIA. ...
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re: TD Ameritrade lowers cost per trade to $6.95 - whodatigahbait
[quote]Robinhood - $0 every trade. All day long.[/quote] What's the catch here? Is execution not as good? Can you trade options? Do they have margin availability? Always been curious about this site. ...
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re: TD Ameritrade lowers cost per trade to $6.95 - whodatigahbait
[quote]quote: Fidelity goes from $7.95 to $4.95 I use Fidelity for my trading account and did not know this. I just checked and you are right, $4.95 per trade. This is not a huge thing for me because I thought $7.95 was pretty cheap.[/quote] Just announced this week, schwab followed suit to the...
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re: CPA recommendations for small business (Baton Rouge area)? - whodatigahbait
[quote]Since Poodlebrain (RIP) has passed away, which person and/or firm(s) do you recommend now? Business will be a start-up, S-Corp. [/quote] Best Accounting professor at LSU, Jesse "The Body" Armentor CPA...
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re: If LSU were to go dancing - whodatigahbait
[quote]quote: I'm sure if he made the tournament, he'd keep his job. As much as that would suck, I'd bet my life on it. Dennis Felton is a perfect example of what you'd be looking at here. [/quote] Exactly, they ended up firing him 6 months later mid-season. I'm sure Georgia fans cringed whe...
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re: Snapchat IPO - Initial Valuation $14-16 (02.16.17) - whodatigahbait
[quote]Snapchat IPO - Whats Our Play Here? i see it everywhere. i use it daily. what do we speculate for the future?[/quote] You won't get shares in the IPO and will have to buy in the market. ...
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re: FNMA - whodatigahbait
[quote]The speculative bet is yes. When? No one knows. Both FNMA and FMCC went from a penny stock in about 2013, to about $5. I think they're at $3.50 or so currently. I owned, and sold part, but still hold both. The markets concern is that they get liquidated. It is a speculative bet, l...
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re: Financial Advice for College Graduate - whodatigahbait
[quote]quote: I still have some student loans that I am paying off. Pay those off ASAP. Live like you are still a poor college student and save as much as you can. 45 year old you will appreciate it.[/quote] Don't do this at the expense of having fun. 45 year old you will be pissed you ...
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re: Stock w/ dividends - whodatigahbait
[quote]MAIN has been good for me. It is pretty high right now though.[/quote] Great company, also a fan of SLRC, SUNS, and MRCC...
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re: 10 ga 00 Buckshot in the NOLA Area? - whodatigahbait
can you still buy 10 GA shotguns new? Does anyone still manufacture them?...
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re: 10 ga 00 Buckshot in the NOLA Area? - whodatigahbait
[quote]I'd call Puglias [/quote] Would've been my suggestion as well. If you are willing to drive maybe Bowie in BR....
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re: Are Top Lawyers Really Billing At $800/hr? - whodatigahbait
[quote]"Top laywers"? Yeah. That much and plenty more. Usually they're partners at places like V&E, Skadden Arps, etc. and they handle billion-dollar deals. A decent-to-great lawyer shouldn't be more than $400/hr. [/quote] Buddy is a first year at a place in that league, New York/White Shoe....
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re: Thoughts on Hi-Point Carbine - whodatigahbait
[quote]Generally anything Hi Pernt is garbage, but I'll say this. If you have the extra coin and want to have fun, I've heard the carbine was fun and is pretty functional. I wouldn't trust it for self defense or anything but for playing around, go ahead. [/quote] Thanks that's basically what i'v...
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Thoughts on Hi-Point Carbine - whodatigahbait
http://www.hi-pointfirearms.com/Hi-Point-carbines/45Caliber_carbine.html Thinking about buying one as cheap gun to have fun with. I've heard mixed things about them reliable but not that accurate etc., but that for the price they are great. Recommendations on caliber? 9mm, .40, .45, .38...
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re: I'm getting inheritance in a few months and need a car now - whodatigahbait
[quote] I'm getting inheritance in a few months and need a car now If you are in Baton Rouge, check the rates at Neighbors Federal credit union.[/quote] Also if you are baton rouge, I've heard commercials on 104.5 ESPN from dealerships about not payments for 6 months because of the flood, may...
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re: If I'm looking to make a 5% annual return (after tax) by investing in funds... - whodatigahbait
[quote]How much "risk" would I need to tolerate? I'm not trying to hit a hot stock and make 30% on my money in a year, but I'd like to be able to count on 4-6% (after taxes) a year on my savings as a little supplement income that I can use to pay my mortgage (less than 4% rate). If I can't get 4...
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re: Roll Call for Cubs game on Friday - whodatigahbait
In. Rolling 7 deep in the bleachers, will probably hit up Murphy's before. Maybe Sluggers after. Definitely will be at the Hangge Uppe Thursday night. ...
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re: SCTY (Solar City) Dropping After the Merger With TESLA - Why? - whodatigahbait
[quote] Message rocket31 SCTY (Solar City) Dropping After the Merger With TESLA - Why? title ^[/quote] Deal has been in the public markets fora while just wasn't official....buy on rumor sell on fact. ...
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re: REIT's - whodatigahbait
[quote]Why? Both of mine have done fine over the past two years. Almost all of my other stuff is traded. My CFP picked those two REITs, which was the only reason I bought them. I'm sure he made good commissions on them, but I'm fine with that as long as it doesn't cost me anything and as long as...
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